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    You can do it if we can, the US should be able to do this easily...

    More at link - Socialized Medicine Saved Me - The Daily Beast
     
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    Di....what are you saying we should be able to do?....
     
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    Have free breast screening....but it's socialism, right?
     
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    we've had it for years, but that's inconvenient isn't it?
     
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    No, that's great! Maybe Di should do more research!
     
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    or maybe that wasn't his point? i dunno-maybe he'll come back and tell us.

    i'd like health insurance reform, but the ongoing clusterfuck in washington doesn't seem likely to get it right. we have mandatory insurance here in mass and it's driving costs through the roof.
     
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    free? through private charities, yes?

    cause mine is $600 a year between the mammogram and sonogram. I get back almost nothing from my insurance company.
     
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    yes. is the method of service delivery the issue or is it just that the services are delivered by whatever means? i'm not trying to be antagonistic, btw.
     
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    So she's praising cancer screening vans? I see those all the time.
     
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    I don't think the solution is further federal involvement.

    Rather, the solution is local clinics and state-run programs to provide emergency care and regular checkups/ preventive care to the poor at little or no cost.
     

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